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  1. A's lefty Barry Zito happy with first Cactus League startRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Contra Costa Times

    For someone who hadn't pitched in a game since Sept. 29, 2013, Barry Zito made his two innings on the mound Thursday look routine in the extreme.


  2. Cubs 2, Athletics 2: Tying One On, and Giants 8, Cubs 6: It Was Good For A WhileRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... the Cubs scored a pair of runs in the second after two were out with no one on base. Chris Coghlan was hit by a Barry Zito pitch and then Mike Olt sent a ball over the new 410-foot sign in center field (finally! Distance markers!). Olt's ball didn't ...


  3. Spring Game #3: Barry Zito's fastball around 87 mph in spring debut as Oakland A's tie CubsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Athletics Nation

    The Cubs and Athletics played to a 2-2 tie Thursday afternoon from Sloan Park in Mesa, Arizona. For the Cubs, the offense came in the second inning when Mike Olt hit a two-run home run off Barry ZIto.


  4. Giants' rotation, good or not so good?Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Press Democrat

    ... invested a fortune in him. The Giants generally are brilliant about spending money on pitchers. Sure, there was Barry Zito. But still. If Cain is what Brian Sabean and Dick Tidrow and Bruce Bochy expect, he is the No.2 starter on this team. Hudson ...


  5. Barry Zito happy with first outing as member of the A'sRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    Left-hander Barry Zito, attempting a comeback with the A's after not pitching last season, said he was happy with his first outing of the spring despite allowing a two-run homer to Mike Olt, as the Chicago Cubs and A's played to a 2-2 tie on Thursday. The game was called after nine innings.


  6. Zito 'pretty impressive' in return to game actionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Major League Baseball

    A's comeback hopeful Barry Zito was one pitch away from tucking two scoreless innings in his pocket. But even that one, a low changeup the Cubs' Mike Olt belted for a two-run homer Thursday, couldn't dampen an otherwise encouraging day for the adrenaline-fueled southpaw.


  7. Barry Zito's first spring outing with A's mostly positiveRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SFGate

    Oakland Athletics' Barry Zito against Chicago Cubs in Spring Training Cactus League game at Sloan Park in Mesa, Arizona, on Thursday, March 5, 2015. Mesa, Ariz.


  8. Posey has 2-run double in Giants' 9-2 loss to A'sRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    ... the start for the Giants on Thursday when the Chicago Cubs visit. Jacob Turner is the announced Cubs starter. LHP Barry Zito takes the mound against professional hitters for the first time since 2013 when the A's travel to the Cubs on Thursday. ...


  9. What to watch for in today's game actionRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Chicago Cubs

    ... who has been linked to several teams this offseason, is scheduled to pitch two innings. Fans can listen to an Barry Zito continues his comeback attempt as he takes the mound against the Cubs in Mesa, Ariz., (3:05 p.m. ET). The left-hander will be ...


  10. Semien, Reddick lead A's hitting attack vs. GiantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Oakland Athletics

    ... concluded Oakland's scoring in the fifth with a two-out homer off Giants closer Santiago Casilla . A's up next: Barry Zito will be in game action for the first time since 2013 on Thursday when he takes the mound for a Cactus League start against the ...


  11. Nice day for Jesse Chavez, hitters in A's win over GiantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFGate

    ... three hits, a walk and two runs in his one inning, on a double by Buster Posey. There are three open spots, and Barry Zito, starting tomorrow vs. the Cubs, is vying for one of them as a non-roster pitcher. Kendall Graveman, another option, goes ...


  12. Oakland A's: Mills, Chavez, Zito slated for Spring Training startsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 |

    Brad Mills , Jesse Chavez and Barry Zito are scheduled to start the first three games of Spring Training for the Oakland A's. Mills will get the nod in Tuesday's opener against the San Francisco Giants ace Madison Bumgarner.


  13. Barry Zito returns to mound for Oakland A's: Is Zito good fantasy baseball bet?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 |

    Barry Zito has returned to the Oakland Athletics and hopes to make the starting rotation in Spring Training. According to a report from on Saturday , he is slated to make his first start on Thursday down in Arizona.


  14. Zito set to debut ThursdayRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 28 | Oakland Athletics

    Barry Zito will be back in game action for the first time since 2013 on Thursday, when the A's lefty is scheduled to make his first Cactus League start in a road meeting with the Cubs. The A's have another southpaw, Brad Mills , on tap for their Tuesday opener against the Giants at Hohokam Stadium.


  15. Barry Zito thrilled to be back in baseballRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Barry Zito hadn't heard that Mark Ellis had announced his retirement. He also hadn't heard that Tim Hudson has indicated this probably will be his last year.


  16. Oakland A's in Mesa, an appreciation. And Giants notesRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Press Democrat

    ... a long reliever. The injured people AJ Griffin and Jarrod Parker are around but won't be available until later. Barry Zito could end up being the A's No.3 starter. The Giants are in the same boat. They have one-lights out starting pitcher, MadBum. ...


  17. Barry Zito trying to revive career with Oakland A'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | SLAM! Sports

    Barry Zito of the San Francisco Giants throws a pitch against the Colorado Rockies during a game at Coors Field on June 28, 2013 in Denver. Veteran left-hander Barry Zito hopes less is more when it comes to his pitching repertoire as he tries to revive his major-league career with the Oakland A's, the team that drafted him.


  18. History says $100 million pitchers must produce results fastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Nashua Telegraph

    ... they give you something that no one else has," said agent Scott Boras, who negotiated the deals for Kevin Brown, Barry Zito and Scherzer. "A lot of teams have a lot of pitchers, but few teams have a true No. 1." Only three pitchers have won World ...


  19. At 36, Lefty Barry Zito Returns To Work With A'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | CBS Local

    ... Dave Host: Deuce Host: Jason Ross Host: Grant Napear Producer: Jodi Bacon For [] SAN FRANCISCO, CA - AUGUST 11: Barry Zito #75 of the San Francisco Giants stands in the dugout during the game against the Baltimore Orioles at AT&T Park on August 11, ...


  20. Can Barry Zito Bring Career Back from the Dead with Oakland A's?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | BleacherReport

    It was a physics-defying hook that beguiled even the most disciplined hitters, looping hopelessly high and wide before plummeting into the zone with pinpoint precision. In a way, that's a good metaphor for where Zito stands now.